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Physics Universities in United States of America by US News Ranking

Check best universities & colleges for Physics, degree in United States of America ranked by US News

Different agencies use different metrics to evaluate universities around the world, however the most common factors are : a) Academic achievements b) Employability c) Educational process d) Research facilities e) International outlook as to number of international students and faculty f) Citation by each faculty g) Student Faculty ratio etc.

Subject ranking is updated every year for top universities in United States of America by US News. Many ranking indicators such as Global Research Reputation, Regional Research Reputation, Subject Publications, Subject Books, International Collaboration & Total Citations Data is used to compute subject ranking.

Physics

Physics is one of the major sciences that deals with mathematical analysis of quantitative physical laws that govern the exerted and resultant forces by the fundamental constituents of the universe. Graduates in physics can take their career in the direction they desire by specializing in astrophysics, medical physics, theoretical physics or nuclear physics. A typical physics professional would be found curing cancer with the help of radiation therapy, managing nuclear power plant, or gazing at the stars. However, many of them will be researchers across multiple industries including automotive industry, aerospace technology, education, public and healthcare sectors, and information technology.

Various Major under Physics

Never ending content and scope in science has led to many budding branches in physics. The major branches are however considered to be classical physics, modern physics, nuclear physics, atomic physics, geophysics, biophysics, mechanics – classical and quantum, acoustics, optics, thermodynamics, and astrophysics while popular majors related to physics include general physical sciences, material sciences, atmospheric sciences and meteorology, and geological and earth sciences.

Career opportunities for Physics

Many streams including science, technology, engineering, education, research and development, business and many more offer promising career if you are a physics graduate. Some of the profiles include 1) Geophysicist 2) Nuclear Engineer 3) Data Analyst 4) Technical author 5) Research scientist 6) Patent attorney 7) Medical Physicist 8) Environmental Scientist 9) Ergonomist 10) Nano Scientist 11) Materials Specialist 12) Chartered Physicist 13) Meteorologist 14) Radiation Protection Practitioner 15) Acoustic Consultant

Below is a list of top universities in United States of America for studying Physics sorted by US News

Texas Tech University

Texas Tech University

United States of America

218
US News
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QS
151-200
Shanghai
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Guardian
Florida Institute of Technology

Florida Institute of Technology

United States of America

219
US News
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QS
301-400
Shanghai
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Guardian
College of William and Mary

College of William and Mary

United States of America

222
US News
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QS
201-300
Shanghai
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Guardian
241
US News
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QS
151-200
Shanghai
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Guardian

Kansas State University

Kansas State University

United States of America

244
US News
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QS
201-300
Shanghai
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Guardian
University of Arizona

University of Arizona

United States of America

245
US News
32
QS
101-150
Shanghai
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Guardian
University of Texas Dallas

University of Texas Dallas

United States of America

250
US News
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QS
201-300
Shanghai
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Guardian
Northeastern University

Northeastern University

United States of America

255
US News
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QS
151-200
Shanghai
-
Guardian
University of Kansas

University of Kansas

United States of America

268
US News
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QS
201-300
Shanghai
-
Guardian

Syracuse University

Syracuse University

United States of America

272
US News
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QS
101-150
Shanghai
-
Guardian
University of Nebraska Lincoln

University of Nebraska Lincoln

United States of America

275
US News
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QS
201-300
Shanghai
-
Guardian
Montana State University

Montana State University

United States of America

278
US News
-
QS
301-400
Shanghai
-
Guardian
Rochester Institute of Technology

Rochester Institute of Technology

United States of America

285
US News
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QS
301-400
Shanghai
-
Guardian
Tufts University

Tufts University

United States of America

292
US News
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QS
201-300
Shanghai
-
Guardian
Vanderbilt University

Vanderbilt University

United States of America

298
US News
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QS
201-300
Shanghai
-
Guardian
Manhattan College

Manhattan College

United States of America

298
US News
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QS
201-300
Shanghai
-
Guardian
Southern Methodist University

Southern Methodist University

United States of America

304
US News
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QS
201-300
Shanghai
-
Guardian
Louisiana Tech University

Louisiana Tech University

United States of America

307
US News
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QS
201-300
Shanghai
-
Guardian
University of Oklahoma

University of Oklahoma

United States of America

310
US News
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QS
201-300
Shanghai
-
Guardian
University at Buffalo SUNY

University at Buffalo SUNY

United States of America

318
US News
-
QS
201-300
Shanghai
-
Guardian
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